alternatives

Jun 06, 2018

Fund sales riseNet sales of Ucits and alternative investment funds defied market volatility to reach €222 billion in the first quarter of this year – up from €189 billion in the fourth quarter of 2017.

Jun 04, 2018

Signing_dealTages Capital, which provides seed capital to emerging managers of alternative assets, has launched a long/short fund in partnership with a US fund manager.

Jun 01, 2018

ETFsExchange-traded funds (ETFs) are getting closer to another trillion-dollar milestone as their assets continue to grow.

May 25, 2018

Assets fallGuernsey, one of the Channel Islands with a long-standing investor services industry, saw the amount of assets either managed or administrated on the island fall by £8 billion (€9.1 billion) during the first quarter of the year.

May 23, 2018

Trading_dataFixed income manager BlueBay Asset Management has created a co-head of developed markets position and signalled broader expansion of its investment teams.

May 22, 2018

Hedge-fundNet outflows from hedge funds in April reached their highest level since October 2016 - but this is a positive trend that means the fittest will survive, an investment analytics provider has said.

May 16, 2018

Handshake_contractGeneva-based Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) and alternative investor Cheyne Capital Management are collaborating on an “equity arbitrage” product to be launched in a Ucits format.

May 15, 2018

Serge_KrancenblumThe buoyant state of growth in alternative investments is reflected once again by Europe’s specialist fund administrators as SGG Group expands in Asia through acquisition.

May 10, 2018

commercial_propertyLondon-based investment house Schroders is expanding its footprint in property and alternative investments by taking a 20% stake in real estate lending firm A10 Capital for an undisclosed sum.

May 08, 2018

Hedge-fundHedge funds bounced back in April after a two-month performance decline, led by fixed income-based relative value arbitrage and equity hedge strategies.

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